Play Date to Date Night

This week i'm taking inspiration from Rachael of Champagne s'il vous plait (what a great name, save some for me too please Rachael!) I'm doing a 'Play Date to Date Night' styling, based on the Lady Leopard long sleeve Miracle dress from White Haven Emporium. If you missed my previous post on the fabulousness of the Miracle Dress, … Continue reading Play Date to Date Night

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Canberra Illuminated

You know that feeling when you discover a gem...you kind of want to keep it to yourself for a bit, before sharing it with your friends; because they're certain to want one too! Well, I can't keep mum about Yumi Morrissey of Zilpah tart any longer; it just wouldn't be fair to you all. Her work is … Continue reading Canberra Illuminated

The Miracle Dress

WARNING... this article may cause a serious addiction! The Miracle Dress, have you heard of it? This easy wear, easy care garment is a wardrobe essential that you'll want one in every colour and style (sshh, don't tell but I'm addicted. I've three of them already and have my eye on a Maxi version for … Continue reading The Miracle Dress

Consumer Checklist

You will often hear the older generation of women speaking of a time when they would ‘darn a sock’ or ‘patch a hole’ in the knee of some pretty well-loved pants. This is a far cry from where we are now, this idea of ‘fixing’ rather than discarding, is definitely a concept far from minds … Continue reading Consumer Checklist

Love Thigh Self

Now, you won't usually catch me flashing my underwear (in fact, I'm generally that mother struggling with an arm load of items simultaneously trying to hold down her skirts while my 4-year-old tries to hide beneath them, trying to discreetly manoeuvre him away while explaining "no sweetie, I don't want everyone at our local post office/supermarket to … Continue reading Love Thigh Self

Rockabilly – The Ballarat Beat

I can't tell you how excited I have been gearing up for the Ballarat Beat - Rockabilly Festival. Although I have never done the full Rockabilly look before, I have long been an admirer and jumped at the chance to collaborate with vintage inspired designer Maria Murphy of Sarsparilly. Maria's Rockabilly flair designs are inspired … Continue reading Rockabilly – The Ballarat Beat

Best Suited Style

Wanting to add some summer pieces to my wardrobe over the festive season, I enlisted the help of friend and stylist Vanessa from Your Style Guide. Her advice  was to find pieces from one of our favourite on-line boutiques (that I could pay off with Afterpay what with the all those other Christmas expenses) that … Continue reading Best Suited Style

Melbourne Frock Swap

Late last year I had the pleasure of meeting up with sisters Rachael and Nicole who organise and put together the Melbourne Frock Swap market in Williamstown, Melbourne. It was such a great day; I barely made it past the entrance while waiting for the sisters when two garments caught my eye. Calling to my companions … Continue reading Melbourne Frock Swap

Time to shine

Spring has finally made an appearance!  Hooray!!  (well, it is the beginning of summer). And, just as the festive season fast approaches meaning time for xmas parties, family get togethers, school graduation and plenty of picnics in the park. A while ago i was kindly gifted a dress of my choice from Studio g.a.s. Ballarat to … Continue reading Time to shine